Best of Show

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Awarded to the project which best exemplifies SXSW Interactive’s values of innovation, inspiration, and creativity.

The final honor of the night at the SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards goes to the project judged as Best of Show. Essentially, this is the most prestigious honor at the SXSW Interactive Festival. Capturing this award verifies a company's position at the very top echelon of innovation, inspiration, and creativity in the connected world. Recent recipients of this award include:

2016 Innovation Award Logo
2016 — Here Active Listening System by Doppler Labs

2015 — Strati: the World's first 3D Printer Car | Local Motors

2014 — The Little Red Logo that Transformed the Marriage Equality Narrative

2013 — Contre Jour

2012 — Take This Lollipop

2011 — The Wilderness Downtown

2010 — Wolfram Alpha

2009 — We Tell Stories

2008 — Launchball

2016 Innovation Award Ceremony Information


Tuesday, March 15 | 7:00pm


Hilton Austin Downtown | Grand Ballroom – 6th floor


Attendees with an Interactive, Gold or Platinum badge are welcome to attend. Need to register? You can do that here